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ECIS - European Cancer Information System

ECIS provides the latest information on indicators that quantify cancer burden across Europe. It permits the exploration of geographical patterns and temporal trends of incidence, mortality and survival data across Europe for the major cancer entities.

The purpose of the web application is to support research as well as public-health decision-making in the field of cancer and to serve as a point of reference and information for European citizens.

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Incidence and mortality estimates 2020

National estimates of cancer incidence and mortality in 2020, for the major cancer sites in European countries.

Incidence and mortality historical data

Incidence and mortality statistics over time by cancer site and demographic variables, in European cancer registration areas.

Survival estimates

Estimated indicators of survival, by cancer sites and sex, across European countries and regions.

Childhood incidence
historical data

Childhood incidence statistics by diagnostic group in European cancer registration areas.


Series of Cancer Factsheets in EU-27 countries

The new series of factsheets produced by the JRC reports information from ECIS, including the 2020 estimates for incidence and mortality and the data from registries collected through the 2015 Data Call.

Colorectal cancer factheets logo

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How to reference ECIS

Should you use ECIS information in your publication, please use the following format to reference it:

Source: ECIS - European Cancer Information System
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